Breaking: Release 6000 cusecs water in 3 days, SC asks Karnataka

New Delhi : SC Orders K'taka Govt To Release 6000 cusecs Of Cauvery River Water To Tamil Nadu For 2 Days From Today, Next Hearing On Thursday.

In a setback to Karnataka, the Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the state to release 6000 cusecs of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu for the next three days.

Karnataka government moved the Supreme Court on Monday seeking modification of the Sept. 20 order to release 6000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu for a week, saying that it is not in the position to comply with the order till November on the grounds that it doesn't have enough water to supply drinking water to major cities in the state.